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Sep 12, 2014 | Washington Post

Bipartisan support for lame duck bill to strengthen whistleblower protections

Congressman Lynch, Ranking Member of the Federal Workforce, U.S. Postal Service & the Census Subcommittee, expressed disappointment with the treatment of federal whistleblowers at a September 9th hearing.

Sep 11, 2014 | Patriot Ledger

US deserves full accounting of 9/11

On the 13th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks, Congressman Lynch published an op-ed discussing the importance of providing a full accounting of the events and circumstances surrounding the tragedy of 9/11.

Sep 11, 2014 | The New Yorker

The Twenty-Eight Pages

Congressman Lynch discusses H. Res. 428 and his efforts to declassify the 28 pages of the 9/11 Joint Congressional Inquiry with Lawrence Wright of the New Yorker.

Sep 11, 2014 | The Hill

Bill would provide veterans with extra sick leave

Congressman Lynch introduced the Wounded Warriors Federal Leave Act of 2014, which provides first-year federal employees with a service-connected disability rating of 30% or greater with 104 hours of “Wounded Warriors leave” for the purpose of undergoing medical treatment for their disability.

Sep 11, 2014 | Broadside with Jim Braude

Lynch's Analysis of U.S. Response in Iraq

Congressman Lynch joined Wendy Murphy on Broadside with Jim Braude to discuss the situation in Iraq.

Sep 11, 2014 | Boston Globe

US wants more from Saudis in fight against extremists

Rep. Lynch, Democratic Chairman of the bipartisan Task Force on Terrorism and Proliferation Financing, discusses the role of terrorist financing in the battle against ISIS.

Aug 1, 2014 | Money News

House Financial Services Subcommittee Oversees SEC's Corporation Finance — Part II

Congressman Lynch is praised for his line of questioning during a Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises hearing on July 24.

Feb 18, 2014 | Washington Post

Congress focusing on significant changes to federal security-clearance process

Congressman Lynch’s security clearance reform legislation was highlighted in an article in the Sunday Washington Post on February 16, 2014.

Oct 8, 2013 | Boston Herald

Fed shutdown simply a disgrace

I understand the great frustration with the lack of progress in solving the federal budget impasse in order to avoid a government shutdown. As someone who takes pride in working in a bipartisan way for the good of American families, I share that frustration and disappointment.

Sep 13, 2013 | Patriot Ledger

Local residents voice opposition to Syria strike

About 100 people gathered Thursday for a special town hall meeting on Syria hosted by U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch.